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This is the expense the company spent on research and development. Medtronic PLC's research and development for the three months ended in Oct. 2015 was $545 Mil. Its research and development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was $1,476 Mil.
This is the expense the company spent on research and development.
Medtronic PLC Research & Development for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2015 was 373 (Jan. 2015 ) + 0 (Apr. 2015 ) + 558 (Jul. 2015 ) + 545 (Oct. 2015 ) = $1,476 Mil.
* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.
If competitive advantage is created by a patent or tech advantage, at some point it will disappear.
High R&D usually dictates high SG&A which threatens the competitive advantage.
Medtronic PLC Annual Data
|Research & Development||1,113||1,239||1,275||1,355||1,460||1,472||1,490||1,557||1,477||1,640|
Medtronic PLC Quarterly Data
|Research & Development||360||372||360||0||365||374||373||0||558||545|